Career Readiness for students


Project Lead the Way (PLTW):  Biomedical Sciences

Is Biomedical Sciences for You?

  • Do you enjoy shows that solve crimes using science?
  • Are you interested in human medicine?
  • Are you interested in the research process?
  • Do you like engineering principles related to the design process?

About the Program

Biomedical science uses problem-based curriculum. This program explores the wide variety of healthcare and science career options, and equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in any post-secondary biomedical sciences or pre-professional programs.  Students gain an awareness of the social, legal, and ethical issues surrounding technological advances related to the biomedical sciences.

Sample Course Plan for Biomedical Sciences


Sample Courses


Certifications/Awards for Completing High School Program


Local Colleges Offering a Continuation of the Program

Montgomery College

Universities of Shady Grove

Biomedical Science

Where this Program is Offered

If this program is not available at your school, meet with your counselor to select courses that will allow you to explore your interest in these careers.

Please see opportunities to apply to Application or Regional Career-Related programs at each of these schools on the Special Programs page.